Third Man Named in Diezani’s Alleged $1.7 Billion U.S. Corruption Case

[Vanguard] Court documents filed in Houston by the US Justice Department in the assets forfeiture proceedings against former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, and her business associates, Kola Aluko and Jide Omokore, have revealed the third m…

[Vanguard] Court documents filed in Houston by the US Justice Department in the assets forfeiture proceedings against former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, and her business associates, Kola Aluko and Jide Omokore, have revealed the third man in the $1.7 billion swindle of Nigeria, according to online portal, Premium Times.

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Airfare Hikes As Sudanese Pound Continues Tailspin

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese Pound has continued its steady decrease against the US Dollar for the second week in a row, with rates on the ‘parallel market’ well in excess of SDG 21 for a greenback.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese Pound has continued its steady decrease against the US Dollar for the second week in a row, with rates on the 'parallel market' well in excess of SDG 21 for a greenback.

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Cholera Still Increasing in Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Kabkabiya / El Gedaref -On Wednesday Kabkabiya hospital in North Darfur recorded seven new cases of cholera, bringing the total number of infections in the isolation centre to 43 cases, while the number of reported cases seems to be dec…

[Radio Dabanga] Kabkabiya / El Gedaref -On Wednesday Kabkabiya hospital in North Darfur recorded seven new cases of cholera, bringing the total number of infections in the isolation centre to 43 cases, while the number of reported cases seems to be decreasing in El Gedaref.

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Sudanese Congress Party Officials Detained After Visit to Students

[Radio Dabanga] Jebel Awliya -On Wednesday afternoon, the security services arrested the political secretary of the Sudanese Congress Party Abu Bakr Yousif and a number of other party leaders, including Amani Malik, the acting secretary of the Human Ri…

[Radio Dabanga] Jebel Awliya -On Wednesday afternoon, the security services arrested the political secretary of the Sudanese Congress Party Abu Bakr Yousif and a number of other party leaders, including Amani Malik, the acting secretary of the Human Rights secretariat, Ibrahim Sheikh, former party leader and member of the Central Council, and the political secretary of the party in Khartoum state Mawahi Majzoub at a checkpoint in Jebel Awliya locality.

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March of 1,500+ Students Prevented From Entering Khartoum

[Radio Dabanga] Sheikh El Yagout -Sudanese National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) prevented a protest march by more than 1,500 Darfuri students – who resigned en masse from the University of Bakht El Rida in El Duweim in White Nile state – …

[Radio Dabanga] Sheikh El Yagout -Sudanese National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) prevented a protest march by more than 1,500 Darfuri students - who resigned en masse from the University of Bakht El Rida in El Duweim in White Nile state - from entering the national capital of Khartoum yesterday.

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How Nahcon Brought Down 2017 Hajj Fares

[Vanguard] Over 80 percent of Nigerian Muslims have come to realize the reality in the fares announced by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) for the 2017 Hajj. Most of them have appreciated the painstaking efforts exerted by the Commissio…

[Vanguard] Over 80 percent of Nigerian Muslims have come to realize the reality in the fares announced by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) for the 2017 Hajj. Most of them have appreciated the painstaking efforts exerted by the Commission to arrive at the final package after reforming some of the key policies that would have jerked up the fares to unaffordable proportion.

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Transparency – ICRC, FG Launch Contract Monitoring Website

[Vanguard] IN a bid to improve transparency and accountability in contracts entered into by public and private enterprises in the country, the Federal Government says it is initiating a contract disclosure portal.

[Vanguard] IN a bid to improve transparency and accountability in contracts entered into by public and private enterprises in the country, the Federal Government says it is initiating a contract disclosure portal.

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FVP Lauds Trade Unions Movement

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President,(FVP) the National Prime Minister, General, Bakri Hassan Saleh has greeted the national role being played by the trade union movement to realize development, stability, increase of production and productivity as…

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President,(FVP) the National Prime Minister, General, Bakri Hassan Saleh has greeted the national role being played by the trade union movement to realize development, stability, increase of production and productivity as well as giving great concern to the living condition of the citizens.

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Oil and Gas State Minister Announces 90 Percent of Khartoum Refinery Company Owned By Sudan Government

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister at the Ministry of Oil and Gas, Engineer Saadul-Deen Husein Al-Bushra reviewed the efforts made by his ministry to attract investors for oil sector and the development of the national companies to realize a quantum le…

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister at the Ministry of Oil and Gas, Engineer Saadul-Deen Husein Al-Bushra reviewed the efforts made by his ministry to attract investors for oil sector and the development of the national companies to realize a quantum leap in the history of industry in the country.

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